Applying for Aid

Steps to Apply for Financial Aid for New Students

Find out what you need to do to apply for financial aid as a new student.

Steps to Apply for Financial Aid for Current Students

Find out what y​ou need to do to apply for financial aid as a current student.

FAFSA Overview

Get answers to some common questions, plus tips to help you fill out your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).


Forms designed to supplement your financial aid application can be downloaded here.

eConnect Fin​ancial Aid Checklist

Did you know you can see and follow the steps to completing your financial aid file in eConnect?

Your Federal Student Aid ID

The FSA ID is issued by the Department of Education and allows you to access and electronically sign personal financial aid information online at the FAFSA website.

Title IV School Codes

Find the Title IV school code for your college, required for filling out your FAFSA form.

Renewal Application

You must reapply for financial aid each year. You can complete the Renewal FAFSA, but be sure to update your income, asset and household information.

Special Case Application

Occasionally circumstances arise that make the FAFSA data an inaccurate picture of a family’s ability to pay. Sometimes it is possible to reassess a family’s unique situation.

Transcript Requirements

If you attended any other institution(s), you must submit all official transcripts to us and we must evaluate them before we can award financial aid.